Students love using their understanding of basic physical properties to build their own pinball machine! This is a great STEM project that can be done individually or in small groups. I use this project in my “Force and Motion” unit (the complete unit guide is also available on teacherspayteachers).
Introduction to STEM Critical Thinking & Projects (Science & Math)
These activities expose students to the real world of science and engineering with challenges like "Think Like an Engineer" or "Science in the News." Activities challenge students to explore and broaden their understanding of the world around us.
Looking for a fun way to extend students thinking after watching The Lorax? This assignment challenges students to think about the Lorax's cautionary tale, and to create an epilogue to the story of what people learned.